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Collaboration critical for local government asset management

It is difficult to envision a future for the delivery of water services in New Zealand that is not fundamentally different to the current status quo. Whether the Three Waters Reform programme successfully navigates the political minefield or not, the solution will start with improved collaboration in asset management.

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The three essential steps to successfully integrating GIS in asset management

Fast access to good location data is more important than ever. Clarita experts break down our approach and offer some helpful tips and trends.

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Clarita to join global digital solutions provider COSOL Limited

COSOL Limited (COSOL) has acquired Clarita Solutions (Clarita) today in an agreement that will enable both companies to grow their data and digital solutions portfolio, expand their global reach and assist asset intensive organisations to unlock asset potential.

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Creating a roadmap to asset performance improvement

An asset optimisation roadmap can bridge functional & technical camps to overcome the common barriers to continuous improvement.

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Take a tour of the EZMax Suite

InterPro Solutions will be hosting a webinar to unveil the five applications that make up the EZMax Suite.

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WestConnex Achieves Optimal Efficiency

Clarita Solutions has a stake in the smooth operation of WestConnex – Australia’s largest transport infrastructure project.

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Next-gen digital asset management solutions

VIDEO: Maximo, RedEye and Clarita – engineering drawing and data management that sets new standards in asset management

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Who in the world relies on Maximo?

Maximo helps infrastructure leaders optimise assets and operations around the world. This infographic tells you why leaders choose Maximo.

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Explained: What is an ‘Asset Information Ecosystem’?

The ecosystem model denotes a collaborative integrated data environment where information is able to flow freely between systems.

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Single source of truth for asset data and artefacts

Together, Maximo, RedEye and Clarita make it possible to readily access engineering content within the context of your work.

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Migrating from ArcMap to ArcGIS Pro: Concerns vs. Reality

The countdown is on to migrate from ArcMap before it is retired. Here are the top concerns vs. reality to help you navigate your way to ArcGIS Pro.

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Maximo in the cloud makes sense

Cloud makes sense for more than just the financial benefits. Find out how this ‘as a service’ model compares to other hosting options.

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Council meets GDA2020 compliance deadline

This South East Queensland regional council is one of the first in Australia to adopt GDA2020.

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InterPro’s New EZMaxMobile 6.0 Sets the Bar for the Next Generation of IBM Maximo Mobility

EZMaxMobile 6.0 is now available. Already the best choice for fully functional Maximo mobility, EZMaxMobile is now faster & easier to extend.

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Maximo maintains heavy engineering equipment

Clarita upgraded Austube Mills Maximo platform, developed customised reports and integrated with the inventory component of the firm’s financial systems.

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Unpacking what’s new in ArcGIS 10.8.1 for asset-intensive organisations

ArcGIS Enterprise 10.8.1 brings new functionality & improved admin. Here are the highlights for companies where GIS & asset management go hand-in-hand.

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Maximo Application Suite: simplified licensing explained

Maximo Application Suite brings all applications within the Maximo portfolio together under a simplified licence entitlement.

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Exploring what’s new in the Maximo 7.6.1.2 Feature Pack

The Maximo 7.6.1.2 feature pack includes some essential security fixes plus a stack of new features. Here’s our pick of the top new features.

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Important Maximo Security Patch

A Maximo security vulnerability (CVE-2019-4478) allows users to access information they should not be able to. Details of the fix here.

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Next-generation mapping functionality for EZMaxMobile

With a range of enhanced mapping features and functions, EZMaxMobile represents an even stronger value proposition for asset intensive businesses.

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Maximo learning goes virtual in 2020 – introducing IBM Academies

IBM Academies is a digital learning platform to help clients acquire knowledge and best practices to build smarter enterprise operations and supply chains.

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A New Era for Dial Before You Dig

After more than 30 years, Dial Before You Dig is undertaking a digital transformation program to expand its application to new technologies and services.

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How to Access Esri Technology while Working from Home

When COVID-19 restrictions are keeping you working from home, this video will help GIS teams overcome the challenges of accessing Esri technology remotely.

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Important ArcGIS Server Security Alert

A critical security vulnerability in ArcGIS Server could potentially be exploited to gain unauthorised access to sensitive internal system information.

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Business Continuity Measures – COVID-19

Clarita is committed to ensuring the wellbeing of our people and continued delivery of quality services for clients in response to COVID-19.

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A Conference in the time of Coronavirus

Clarita’s Michael Krome braved international travel to attend the 2020 Esri Partner Conference. Here’s what he got out of it.

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Microsoft’s March Security Update impact for all Maximo sites using LDAP authentication

All Maximo sites that use LDAP to authenticate users against Active Directory should be aware of the changes in the March 2020 Windows update.

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Clarita Solutions launches scholarship for engineering students at CDU

Clarita Solutions is delighted to announce the launch of a new scholarship in partnership with the Charles Darwin University (CDU) Foundation.

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ArcGIS Pro 2.5 sneak peek

ArcGIS Pro 2.5 contains some new functionality, as well as some long-awaited enhancements to existing tools. Review by Clarita’s Michael Krome.

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Learn more about Clarita’s SaaS solution for asset management

Visit the microsite to learn more about Enterprise Asset Management as a Service.

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Kalibrate’s enterprise asset management business is transferring to Clarita Solutions

Kalibrate Asset Management Solutions Pty Ltd has transfered its asset management customer contracts, staff and strategic partnerships to Clarita.

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Future-proofing GIS

When end of support prompted an ArcGIS platform upgrade at Unitywater, Clarita was engaged to deliver a ‘like-for-like’ upgrade from 10.3.1 to 10.6.1.

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Sharing Geographic Data

Clarita Solutions is working with one local government authority to streamline integration between local GIS and the QLD Digital Cadastral Database (DCDB).

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Making real-time asset management a reality

Industry report on how Clarita’s Mobile Field Office project provides a cost-effective and sustainable foundation for Unitywater’s digital utility future.

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Unpacking ArcGIS Enterprise 10.7.1

ArcGIS Enterprise 10.7.1 is now available. Its a stable proposition for sites that haven’t yet upgraded, and also delivers a range of new enhancements.

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Clarita Solutions appointed Australia’s exclusive con terra partner

Clarita is the new, exclusive con terra partner, bringing security.manager and service.monitor tools for the Esri platform to Australia for the first time.

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Clarita welcomes Greg Dukelow

Clarita welcomes Greg Dukelow – an IBM certified professional with extensive experience in Maximo solution design, deployment, and ERP systems integration.

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Keeping IBM Software Up-to-date

Overview of IBM’s terminology and general approach to software management to help clients understand maintenance updates & when to apply them.

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Token Licensing for Maximo

Token licensing is now available for IBM Maximo. This article explains the what, why and how of tokens to help you decide whether it’s right for you.

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Kuwait Oil Company: An IBM Customer Story

An oil company improves its production targets through improved efficiency when it deploys an IBM Maximo for Oil and Gas solution

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User Types coming to ArcGIS Online

The new ArcGIS Online licensing model introduces 5 ‘user types’ that tailor the capabilities & apps available to individuals based on their working needs.

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Finding the asset management sweet spots

When systems are delivering on their potential, in alignment with the strategic plan, asset management sweet spots can be found across the business.

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You call that a system? Four signs you need to improve asset management

In working to develop EAM strategies, we’ve found the need to improve asset management practices is most often triggered by one of these four pain points.

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What good asset management looks like

How could you be working differently with asset management systems & processes? We imagine what ‘good asset management’ looks like through user stories.

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Asset inspection on mobile devices? Check!

Completing an asset inspection in Maximo on mobile devices is now a whole lot easier after InterPro Solutions released Maximo Inspection Forms for EZMaxMobile.

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Protecting assets, saving money and improving outcomes with modern technology

With a solid program & trade exhibit, Ozwater-18 offered insight into how to protect assets, save money & improve outcomes with modern technology.

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5 take-aways from 7 days with Esri

Location practice manager Michael Krome reports on his top five discoveries from the 2018 Esri Partner Conference and Developer Summit.

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Building smarter dispatch processes

Clarita has helped TasWater achieve their vision for a reimagined dispatch process that leverages location data and mapping for huge productivity returns.

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Mobile Field Office

The Mobile Field Office takes EAM functionality for Unitywater field crews to a whole new level, without the complex integration previously required.

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Exploring what’s new in ArcGIS 10.6

ArcGIS Enterprise 10.6 delivers significant performance improvements, as well as enhanced geoprocessing, spatial analytics and image analysis functionality.